1760 Bellin Antique Map of Tartaria, China, Mongolia, Russia & Manchuria

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

  • Title: Carte De la Tartarie Orientale...P.P Jesuits
  • Date: 17560
    Condition : (A+) Fine Condition
  • Ref: 60927
  • Size: 15in x 10in (380mm x 255mm) 


This beautifully hand coloured original antique map of the old Manchurian Empire - now NE China, Mongolia & Russia stretching from Beijing to the Sakhalin Islands - was engraved by Jacques Nicolas Bellin and was published in 1760 for Antoine-François Prevost's 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 & 1785. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy & stable
Paper color: - White
Age of map color: -  Early
Colors used: - Yellow, green 
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 15in x 10in (380mm x 255mm)
Plate size: - 13in x 9in (330mm x 230mm)
Margins: - Min 2in (50mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - None
Verso: - None